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bookcoverA History of World Societies
Sixth Edition

John P. McKay, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Bennett D. Hill, Georgetown University
John Buckler, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Patricia Buckley Ebrey, University of Washington

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Web Exercises
Up to ten web activities per chapter of McKay et al., A History of World Societies, 6/e for student research and reading. Each activity contains links to written and visual sources available on the world wide web.
Going Beyond Global Trade
Click each link to examine further the nature and impact of these commodities and their significance in the history of global trade.
Going Beyond Individuals in Society
Learn more about the men and women sketched in the "Individuals in Society" feature, which appears in every chapter of the text. Link to articles, images, maps, and primary sources relating to the to the individual and the society in which he or she lived.
Key Terms
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Interactive Maps
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Primary Sources
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